GEORGIA HOT AIR BALLOON RIDES
Balloons Over Georgia (Map)
112 Jason Lane, Cumming, GA 30040 | Phone: 678-283-4033
Balloons Over Georgia hot air balloon rides flies over Lake Lanier, Stone Mountain, Kennesaw Mountain, the Atlanta skyline and the beginnings of the Blue Ridge and Appalachian mountain ranges to the north.
FlyWendyFly Hot Air Balloons (Map)
903 Andover Glen, Canton, GA 30115 | Phone: 404-488-3311
FlyWendyFly offers a 36-degree view of Atlanta from a Hot Air Balloon. Flights include balloon ride, pilot briefing, 50-70 minute panoramic flight, deflation, champagne toast and hors d’oeuvres to celebrate the flight (by request only). The adventure lasts approximately 2 1/2 hours.
MARYLAND HOT AIR BALLOON RIDES
Tailwinds Over Frederick Hot Air Balloon Rides (Map)
11 Wyndale Court, Walkersville, MD 21793 | Phone: 240-415-8094
Tailwinds Over Frederick offers a range of services, including hot air balloon flights, promotions, more. Tailwind Over Frederick hot air balloon flights take passengers over the Monocacy Valley, provide a glimmer of sunlight from the Chesapeake Bay, and sights of Sugarloaf Mountain. Launch locations are situated around Frederick County, Maryland, a short drive from the Washington, D.C, Baltimore, and northern Virginia.
Friendship Hot Air Balloons (Map)
12465 Barnard Way, West Friendship, MD 21794 | Phone: 410-442-5566
Friendship Hot Air Balloons offers champagne flights over beautiful Howard and Carroll Counties at sunrise and two hours before sunset.
NORTH CAROLINA HOT AIR BALLOON RIDES
Asheville Hot Air Balloons
901 Smoky Park Highway, Candler, NC 28175 | Phone: 828-667-9943
Asheville Hot Air Balloons is the oldest hot air balloon company in Western North Carolina. Gently ascend into the air and float with the wind, and experience the pure joy of floating above the earth at an altitude ranging between 500-2000 feet.
Balloons Over Asheville
For reservations phone: 828-545-2329
Balloons Over Asheville has over 30 years of experience flying over Asheville, North Carolina.
Yadkin Valley Balloon Adventures
4155 Watts Street, Tobaccoville, NC 27050 | Phone: 336-922-7202
Yadkin Valley Balloon Adventures offers hot air balloon rides in the heart of North Carolina’s Wine Country. Skim over a pond or touch the tree tops. Soar to thousands of feet with FAA certified hot air balloon pilots over beautiful Yadkin Valley.
PENNSYLVANIA HOT AIR BALLOON RIDES
AE Balloon Flights
York, PA | Phone: 717-600-8482
AE Balloon Flights offers a great “bird’s-eye” view of South Central Pennsylvania. AE Balloon Flights soar over York and Lancaster Counties’ rolling hills and beautiful farmlands, and they often fly inches above the waters of the Susquehanna River.
Sky’s the Limit Ballooning
State College, PA | Phone: 814-234-5986
Sky’s the Limit Ballooning flies year-round, twice a day, at sunrise and 2-3 hours before sunset, weather-permitting. Flights last approximately one hour but vary depending on the availability of landing sites. The entire adventure is about 3-4 hours in duration and may cover a distance of 2 to 15 miles, depending on wind speed and direction. On the flight, balloons may fly at altitudes from crop and treetop level to several thousand feet where we can view the scenic expanse of State College, Happy Valley and beyond. After the flight, the new aeronauts are presented with a flight certificate while the pilot shares the history of ballooning. Everyone joins in a champagne (or sparkling cider) toast to commemorate the flight. There’s no better way to start or end your day! Flight schedules are based on a first come, first served basis. Advanced reservations are required.
Susquehanna Valley Balloon Company (Map)
500 Airport Rd # I, Lititz, PA 17543 | Phone: 717-569-6642
Susquehanna Valley Balloon Company flights accommodate up to three passengers on one flight which lasts approximately one hour. They generally fly on weekend mornings but other arrangements can be accommodated. Flights normally depart from their Balloonport at the Lancaster Airport in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, but they may also fly from Lebanon or Dillsburg, Penn.
United States Hot Air Balloon Team (Map)
2737 Old Philadelphia Pike, Bird in Hand, PA 17505 | Phone: 800-763-5987
United States Hot Air Balloon Team offers scenic group flights over Lancaster, Chester and Bucks County, Pennsylania, as well as private and specialty flights for romance, engagements, weddings, and more.
SOUTH CAROLINA HOT AIR BALLOON RIDES
Palmetto Sun Balloons (Map)
502 Creighton Drive, Taylors, SC 29687 | Phone: 864-631-3243
Palmetto Sun Balloons offers hot air balloon flights, training, marketing, special events, hot air balloon sales, flight and ground instruction, and pilots supplies.
Skyscapes of America (Map)
3300-D N. Main Street, Anderson, SC 29621 | Phone: 864-221-0552
Skyscapes of America flights are approximately one hour, after which the balloon is packed away and adult passengers are then treated to a traditional champagne celebration. If children are flying, Skyscapes also carries orange juice and nonalcoholic sparkling juice. The total hot air balloon excursion takes about 3 hours, one hour being in flight.
TENNESSEE HOT AIR BALLOON RIDES
Wonder of Flight Balloon Rides (Map)
100 Music Road, Pigeon Forge, TN 37863 | Phone: 865-868-4951
Wonder of Flight guests board a gondola beneath a helium filled balloon from the landing platform situated behind WonderWorks. The 72 foot diameter balloon manufactured by Aerophile, takes up to 30 guests in the gondola at one time. It rises 500 ft. by day or night, providing a 360-degree view of the Smoky Mountains. The Wonders of Flight is an ideal location for groups, weddings and adventurers of all ages.
VIRGINIA HOT AIR BALLOON RIDES
Balloons Unlimited (Map)
23217 Meetinghouse Lane, Aldie, VA 20105 | Phone: 703-327-0444
Balloons Unlimited offers hot air balloon adventures in a traditional Champagne Hot Air Balloon Flight high above the beauty of Virginia. Flights are scheduled twice a day, every day, year round, weather permitting.
Bear Balloon Corp. (Map)
231 Turkey Ridge Road, Charlottesville, VA 22903 | Phone: 434-971-1757
Bear Balloon Corp. offers daily flights (weather permitting) over the beautiful foot hills of the Blue Ridge Mountains near Monticello in the Shenandoah Valley.
Blue Ridge Balloon Company (Map)
540 S. Boston Road, Palmyra, VA 22963 | Phone: 434-589-6213
Sunrise Flight Package – $225 per person.
Blue Ridge Balloon Company offers early morning balloon rides followed by the traditional toast, as well as late afternoon sunset rides followed by the traditional celebratory toast. They also offer breakfast, picnics, and special romance and wedding packages.
Lynchburg Hot Air Balloons
Lynchburg, VA | Phone: 434-338-6725
Lynchburg Hot Air Balloons offers both shared and private balloon rides over Lynchburg, Virginia.
Monticello Country Ballooning (Map)
1900 Pepsi Place, Charlottesville, VA 22901 | Phone: 434-996-9008
Monticello Country Ballooning offers all inclusive flight packages, including digital photographs, celebratory toast, and flight certificates, as well as transportation to and from the launch site if you are staying locally.
Skyline Hot Air Balloons (Map)
23 Fishhawk Pass Lane, Flint Hill, VA 22627 | Phone: 540-227-4040
Skyline Hot Air Balloons flys in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains, offering private balloon rides and balloon flight training. Private flights include only members of your party and the commercial pilot. Skyline Hot Air Balloons flys all year, when conditions are suitable, including an occasional “polar bear flight” for those who enjoy the winter months.
Valley Ballooning (Map)
16350 Old Valley Pike, Edinburg, VA 22824 | Phone: 540-975-0192
Valley Ballooning offers flights from the heart of the beautiful Shenandoah Valley, with spectacular views of the Blue Ridge and Appalachian Mountains, the Seven Bends of the Shenandoah River, wild animals, and tranquil vineyards. Valley Ballooning operates year round, seven days a week.
Winchester Hot Air Balloons (Map)
1850 Apple Blossom Drive, Winchester, VA 22601 | Phone: 855-533-4036
Winchester Hot Air Balloons offers flights high above fields, streams, and woods in the beautiful Blue Ridge and Shenandoah Mountains. Winchester Hot Air Balloons will help with a romantic flight, wedding proposal, wedding event, birthday treats, and more.
WEST VIRGINIA HOT AIR BALLOON RIDES
Fox Fire Resort Hot Air Balloon Rides
660 Fox Fire Road, Milton, WV 25541 | Phone: 304-743-6788
Fox Fire Hot Air Balloon Rides pilot and owner I.V. Cunningham started flying in 1978 and has been doing adventure flights over scenic West Virginia for over 30 years. He is a licensed commercial pilot with over 3,000 logged hours. Hot air balloon flights usually last about 1 hour or more.
West Virginia Ballooning
Charleston, WV | 855-445-8968
West Virginia Ballooning flights last approximately 45-60 minutes, depending on the wind speed and direction. The entire event takes 3-4 hours from start to finish. Altitudes typically range from 1,000 to 3,000 feet, and may go higher if winds allow. Baskets hold from 4 to 12 people.